Consumer Academy

NUAA-Went West PHN Consumer Academy

 

DO YOU WANT TO HELP IMPROVE DRUG AND ALCOHOL SERVICES IN YOUR COMMUNITY?

Are you interested in being a health consumer representative? The NUAA-Went West PHN Consumer Academy will help you become a consumer participant in Alcohol and Drug Services in your local area! The Consumer Academy will run over 4 days and provide you with the skills and knowledge to be as a consumer worker/volunteer.  

We will cover:  

  • Overview of Community Engagement and Consumer Participation 
  • Alcohol and Drug Treatment Options  
  • Consumer Engagement   
  • Advocacy 
  • The Health System 
  • Recognising Stigma  
  • Engagement Skills & Working with Clinical Teams  

For more information please contact Melanie on (02) 8354 7300 or email melaniej@nuaa.org.au

The NUAA-Went West PHN Consumer Academy’s next block of training will being held on 4th & 5th October and 11th & 12th October, or 9th & 10th November and 13th and 14th November. If you would like to attend, please complete application form below.

NUAA Went West PHN Consumer Academy Application Form